March 14, 2018

Robots with Brains

Fortiss, a research institute of the Free State of Bavaria for software-intensive systems and services with headquarters in Munich, has developed a new simulator for the Human Brain Project, enabling neuroscientists to "transplant" their brain models into virtual robots.

Feb. 28, 2018

New ultrasound technique shows the brain of rodents in action

A new ultrasound method to analyse what happens in the brain while executing activity is portable, has a better resolution and can be used in movement. SINC news agency's LAURA CHAPARRO reports on how HBP's partnering project FUSIMICE has validated the technique's effectiveness in active and anesthetised rodents.

Feb. 7, 2018

What a one-eyed robot can teach us about the brain

To understand how the brain processes and reacts to visual information neuroscientists in the Human Brain Project are building a one-eyed robot capable of ‘deciding’ what it should look at.